MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A man is hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit by a tree he was cutting down Saturday afternoon.

According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the 29-year-old male was cutting down a tree in the 6000 block of 150th Avenue Northwest in Arctander Township just after 3 p.m.

First responders conducted lifesaving efforts on the man after the tree struck him. He was eventually airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries.